Antonio Sabato Jr. (Dante Damiano on The Bold and the Beautiful)

Current Character: Dante Damiano

Birthday: 1972-02-29

Birthplace: Born in Rome, Italy

Marital Status: Divorced


Antonio Sabato, Jr. portrayed Dante Damiano on The Bold and the Beautiful, a role which he originated in 2005. Before joining the cast, he had credits on another hit soap�General Hospital, where he played Jagger Cates from 1992-1994, and then again in 1995. While in that role, he received three Soap Opera Digest Award Nominations. In addition to his daytime fame, Antonio has credits on primetime shows including Melrose Place, Earth 2, Ally McBeal, Joey, Charmed and the movie The Big Hit. He appeared in the Janet Jackson video Love Will Never Do Without You, but perhaps his most famous credit is being the Calvin Klein underwear model.

Originally from Rome, Italy, he now lives in Los Angeles, California with his daughter and son (Mena and Jack). He is very much into the race car circuit.

Career Highlights

See Jane Date - Timothy Rommelly (2006)
The Bold and the Beautiful - Dante Damiano (2005-2006)
Crash Landing - Masters (2005)
Deadly Skies - Donovan (2005)
Jane Doe: Til Death Do Us Part - Joey Angelini (2005)
Joey - Kyle (2005)
Half & Half - Carlo (2004)
Dead Above Ground - Sergeant Dan DeSousa (2002)
Final Ascent - David (2000)
Guilty as Charged - Sergeant Hawks (2000)
The Chaos Factor - Jack Poynt (200
Wolverine - Harry Gordini (2000)
Wasteland - Jack (1999)
Goosed - Dr. Steven Stevenson (1999)
Fatal Error - Nick Baldwin (1999)
The Big Hit - Vince (1998)
Circles - Jeremy Bonner (1998)
The Perfect Getaway - Randy Savino (1998)
Thrill - Jack Colson (1996)
If Looks Could Kill - John Hawkins (1996)
Her Hidden Truth - Detective Matt Samoni (1995)
General Hospital - Jagger Cates (1992-1994, 1995)

Awards & Acclaim

Image Award Nomination, Outstanding Actor in a Daytime Drama Series (2006)
Soap Opera Digest Award Nomination, Hottest Male Star (1994)
Soap Opera Digest Award Nomination, Hottest Male Star (1993)
Soap Opera Digest Award Nomination, Outstanding Male Newcomer (1993)